Tamilnadu registers 569 Covid cases, Chennai’s count at 168

Chennai: Tamilnadu on Sunday registered 569 new Covid-19 cases, taking the total number of persons tested positive for coronavirus infection in the State so far to 8,34,740.

According to the daily bulletin released by the State Health department, the capital city of Chennai registered 168 cases. With this, the total number of infections in the metropolis touched 2,30,195.

Three districts of Ariyalur, Kallakuruchi and Perambalur reported zero infections.

The state saw about 642 recoveries, with the number of active cases currently at 4,904, and the total number of recoveries at 8,17,520.

As for the death toll, there were seven deaths registered on Sunday. As many as 19 of the 38 districts in the state reported cases in single digits, while 31 districts reported zero fatalities.


NT Bureau